Club News – 21 June 2010

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Results:
Open Singles, Thursday 17th June
1st 44pts Master Christopher Dick
2nd 42pts Master J P Treacy

Fixtures:
Saturday 26th is Captains Prize day at Gowran Park. A draw sheet is on the notice board at the club for this major competition and tee times will be allocated (after a draw) so be sure to check at the club for your exact tee time. The draw takes place after the 9-hole competition on Wednesday night.
The competition will be singles strokeplay, with golfer of the year points also on offer of course. There will be a prize-giving ceremony starting at 9pm with dinner and a great night of entertainment and dancing into the early hours… Captains Niall Kiely and Sineád Kearney are looking forward to meeting all the members and guests on the night.

Sunday 27th – Open Fourball
Phone 056 772 6699

Inter-Club Golf:
Congratulations to the Gowran Park Barton Cup team who beat Waterford last week. In almost an exact repeat of last years encounter with Waterford at the same stage of the competition, the match was very close overall and extra holes were needed with the score at 2 games each. Both teams missed birdie putts on the 19th and Ger Treacy calmly rolled in the winning putt (we’ve seen that before!) on the 20th hole which means Gowran Park advances to the Quarter Final of this competition where they face Dunmurry Springs of Kildare.

Midweek 9-Hole:
The 9 hole competition continues throughout the summer. It’s a great social evening and a chance to get some practice in before the more serious competition on the weekend!
Just show up on the Wednesday evening (around 5pm) and you’ll always get someone to join up with. There is also a special 9-hole menu laid on in the bar upstairs afterwards.

Ladies Results:
18 Hole Stroke Monthly Medal 16th June 2010

1st Sally Kavanagh (23) 66 nett
2nd Kate Hennessy (11) 70 nett

Best of luck to the Ladies Junior foursome team who are playing Borris in Castlecomer on Wednesday 23rd.

Fixtures:
Wednesday 23rd June, 18Hole Stableford
Saturday 26th June, Lady Captains Prize. Time sheet in the clubhouse. Draw takes place on Wednesday 23rd June after the 9-hole competition.

Congratulations to our Lady Captain Sinéad and husband Dave on the birth of their lovely baby boy last week.

Club Matchplay Competitions:
A reminder that the first round of the Club Fourball Matchplay is to be played by June 23rd.
The 3rd round of the Club Singles Matchplay is to be played by June 30th. You can track the progress of these competition through the Club Blog where the draw and results are published and kept up to date – go to the members area in the golf section of the gowranpark.ie website.

Online Booking:
The Online Booking facility is now active for members.
Select the ‘Members Area’ under the ‘Golf’ section of the gowranpark.ie website and follow the instructions to register using your 8 digit GUI number which can be found on the back of your swipe card.

New Swipecard:
A New GUI/Golfnet Card has now been received for each male member of Gowran Park Golf Club. These Cards are held in the shop at the Golf Club and are available for collection.

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